St. Louis Cathedral

St. Louis Cathedral. Taken on a cloudy day from Place d’Arms. The next day…I attended mass held at the St. Louis Cathedral, a minor Basilica. Attending mass there was on my list for a long time. Ever since I used to work in the French Quarter I used to go there to clear my head […]

History of the French Quarter

More interesting tidbits I learned about New Orleans on a walking tour of the city. New Orleans, like many colonies, i.e. Australia, Florida, plus others I’m sure, was populated by ex-cons and prostitutes early in its history. When the colony founders asked for more fellow colonists, King Louis opened the jails and freed the poor […]